Prof. Leonard Azamfirei, Ph.D. UMCH



Prof. Leonard Azamfirei, PhD


Work Experience

University of Medicine, Pharmacy, Science and Technology of Târgu Mureș

Since 2012

  • Rector of the University of Medicine, Pharmacy, Science and Technology of Târgu Mureș (UMFST)

Since 2010

  • PhD  supervisor/coordinator

Since February 2009

  • Professor, UMPhST Târgu Mureș
  • Attending Anesthesiology and Critical Care Physician


  • Dean, Faculty of Medicine


  • Vice-dean, Faculty of Medicine

February 2007 – February 2009

  • Associate Professor, UMPh Târgu Mureș

February 2005 – February 2007

  • Lecturer, UMPh Târgu Mureș

County Emergency Clinical Hospital of Târgu Mureș


  • Anesthesiology and Critical Care Resident, Specialist, Attending physician

Center for Medical Research Târgu Mureș


  • Anesthesiology and Critical Care research assistant

Education and Training

2005 – Present

  • Qualification awarded: Anesthesiology and Critical Care Attending physician
  • Educational institution: Ministry of Health / National Centre for Physician Training

1994 – 1999

  • Qualification awarded: Medical Specialist in Anesthesiology
  • Educational institution:Ministry of Health / National Centre for Physician Training

1992 – 1995

  • Qualification awarded: PhD in medical sciences
  • Educational institution: University of Medicine and Pharmacy Târgu Mureș

1986 – 1992

  • Qualification awarded:Physician – Doctor
  • Educational institution:Universitatea de Medicină și Farmacie Târgu Mureș

2004 – 2007

  • Qualification awarded: Licensed in Juridical Sciencer
  • Educational institution: Spiru Haret University Bucharest, Faculty of Law and Public Administration

Additional information

  • Corresponding member of the Romanian Academy of Medical Sciences
  • Vicepresident – National Council of RectorsNational Council for Attestation of University Titles, Diplomas and Certificates (CNATDCU) – President of the Appeals Board, field of Medicine
  • Vice-President of the Mureş County College of Physicians
  • Member in the Senate of the Romanian Society of Anesthesiology and Intensive CareSecretary/treasurer of the Committee for European Education in Anesthesiology (CEEA – Romanian Chapter)
  • President of the Romanian Society for Applied Simulation in Medicine

Scientific publications

  • author of more than 250 scientific publications (57 ISI publications)

Scientific books

  • author of 29 published books 6 of which as first author and 2 chapters in international books; 25 chapters in collective volumes published in Romania.

Research project

  • director of 2 international projects and 3 national projects, member in 5 other national projects and 1 international one

Institutional projects

  • coordinator for 9 national institutional development projects and member in other 6 projects.

Invited Speaker

  • at the Anesthesiology Congresses from Hungary, the Republic of Moldova and the Congress of the European Society of Anesthesiology (ESA-Autumn Meeting 2013)


  • The Journal of Critical Mare Medicine – ISI Web of Science Indexed – ESCI Thomson Reuters;

Management courses

  • Research Management
  • Resource Management and University Sustainability


  • Member in the editorial committees of British Medical Journal – Romanian edition, Romanian Journal of Morphology and Embriology (ISI rated), Romanian Journal of Chemistry (ISI rated), Romanian Journal of Anesthesiology-Intensive Care (PubMed indexed), Acta Medica Marisiensis (EBSCO indexed), Health Policies and The Romanian Journal of Thrombosis and Hemostasis.
  • 240 Citations in the ISI Web ok Knowledge, Hirsch Index: 9.
  • National Research Council (CNCSIS) Evaluator; The Romanian Agency for Quality Assurance in Higher Education (ARACIS) Expert.
  • Certificate for ICH Good Clinical Practice (ICH GCP), TransCelerate BioPharma, 2016.
  • Participant in exchange programs and common projects with: Academic Hospital in Utrecht, the Netherlands; University of Seoul, South Korea; Mount Sinai Hospital, New York; Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel; University of Barcelona, Spain
  • Doctor Honoris Causa – Medical University of Chisinau, Moldova


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